800 watts peak power handling. Frequency response: 25-500 Hz. Sensitivity: 86.7 dB. Top Mount Depth: 6-1/4″
This comp sub features a thick 360-degree back-braced woofer cone, strong motor structure, and perimeter venting to ensure you get the reliable bass you need. The 12″ Comp subwoofer works best with a sealed or ported enclosure and 150 watts recommended power. See below for more details.
Get the most out of your amp with this Kicker 12-inch 1000 Watt CompR subwoofer. This subwoofer is a dual 4 ohm voice coil design, so your music will sound crystal clear with impressive bass. It can handle 1000 watts of peak power and 500 watts of RMS power and works best with a sealed or ported case.
I hope this helps. A: You need at least a 500 watt amp with one of these speakers more if you have two.
If you’re looking for a basic subwoofer that gives you accurate bass without distortion and doesn’t take up too much space, go for a 10-inch subwoofer. However, if you want something with a little more power and deeper bass response, then the 12″ might be better for you.
The hardest-hitting subs would be the Rockford Rockford Fosgate Punch P3D4-10 10″ 1000-watt peak / 500-watt RMS dual 4-ohm car subwoofer with anodized aluminum cone and KICKER 44CWCS124 CompC 12-inch competitor 600-watt 4-ohm -Single voice coil car audio subwoofer with polypropylene cone and polyurethane surround.
You can drive a “1200W speaker” with a 10 watt amplifier.
You must ensure that the specifications of your devices match. Otherwise too much power can damage both your external amplifier and your powered subwoofer. So it’s not ideal to use an external amplifier with your powered subwoofer just to push the output to extreme levels.
2 ohms are slightly more expensive than 4 ohms. If you prefer a louder, punchier subwoofer, the 2 ohm (2.5 decibels louder) is better. If you prefer a deeper, cleaner sound, 4 ohms is better.
RMS power rating is a measure of the sustained power that an amplifier can put out or that a loudspeaker can handle. RMS power is derived from the root mean square, which is a statistical measure of the magnitude of a varying quantity, applied to either voltage or current.
Regardless of this, this speaker is designed for 1500 watts max.